Found January 29, 2014 on 60 Max Power O:

San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick has one year left on his contract, but the quarterback is the top domino who will affect the other 49ers' pending free agents. If Kaepernick and the team work a deal this offseason, it will obviously affect team's ability to re-sign players set test the open market.

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  • Wouldn't put too much money into Kaepernick. An average QB if that.
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